The topics at the AARP site cover the waterfront, For example: using a PC, touring Norman
Rockwells Vermont, or pestering politicians for drug insurance.
You can apply for Social Security or estimate your future
check. Among the answers to common questions -- yes, your ex may be able to
collect based on your account. You can connect to a special site for Medicare.
Road Scholar, the new name of Elderhostel, the not-for-profit
leader in educational travel since 1975, offers more than 7,000 educational tours in all
50 states and 150 countries. Alongside local and renowned experts, experience in-depth and
behind-the-scenes learning opportunities, from cultural tours and study cruises to
walking, biking and more.
This interactive site helps eligible elders find programs to assist with finances,
housing, and other needs.
Links to health information from government and other sources. Among the subjects: air
pollution, hearing loss, and medical quackery. You can search for a doctor or details on a
Calculators help you run the numbers before deciding to refinance a
mortgage, set up a savings plan, or move to a new city with a different cost of living.
Put spare time to good use with a database of local
projects needing help. Among recent efforts: driving kids to camp and assisting with home
Nearly 2.4 million grandparents are
raising grandchildren. This support site includes guidance on legal rights and
American Society on Aging's Web site.
Organizations Focusing on Aging and Aging Issues
A partial list of organization who focus on aging and aging issues.
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